A favorite pair of jeans can be like a best friend – always there when you need them the most, always there when the entire world seems to be against you. It may sound silly to some, but you and your jeans have a history that can be traced back to the initial purchase. Perhaps you were unaware of the relationship that was going to blossom. But it’s a beautiful thing and you are determined find more jeans that fit just right and make you feel this special, even if it means paying a little more money for them.
In addition to shopping at the retailers below, you can find these jeans at department stores such as Nordstrom, Bloomingdale's, Shopbop, and Neiman Marcus. Visit the store pages to learn about sales, promotions, and more!
Launched in 2004, J Brand introduced us to the skinny jean and brought back the flare leg. Kourtney Kardashian. Gigi Hadid, and Nick Jonas are just some of the celebrity fans who have been photographed wearing this denim line. Jeans range in price from $172 to $268. Click here to check out the J Brand store page for sales, coupons, and more.
7 For all Mankind is another favorite brand among celebrity trendsetters – Kylie Jenner, Kristen Stewart, and Sophia Vergara are all fans. The brand appeals to guys too and Ryan Reynolds and James Franco are known to sport the label. Prices range from $159 to $249. Click here to check out the 7 for All Mankind store page for sales, coupons, and more.
True Religion was founded in 2002 as a new kind of denim company emphasizing perfect fit, trend-setting style, and American-made quality. Fashion mavens who wear the brand include Giselle Bünchen, Beyonce, Rhianna, and Nicole Richie. Jeans range in price from $148 to $359. Click here to check out the True Religion store page for sales, coupons, and more.
Former fit model and PAIGE founder Paige Adam-Geller holds the position as the only female founder in the denim industry. She launched her label in 2005 and was immediately picked up by high-end retailers such as Intermix, Bergdorf Goodman, and Harvey Nichols. Prices range from $169 to $229. Click here to check out the Paige store page for sales, coupons, and more.
Mother is an LA-based denim brand founded in 2010 by designers Tim Kaeding and Lela Becker. Lela says, “We stand for having fun and not taking yourself too seriously.” The label’s free-spirited approach to designing denim is backed up by a product recognized for high-quality and sharp attention to detail. Mother devotees include Miranda Kerr, Alassandra Ambrosio, Diane Krueger, and Reese Witherspoon. Prices range from $185 to $265.
When it comes to the design and construction of jeans, all are not the same. There are reasons why certain denim brands carry a heftier price tag. You are paying for high-quality fabric, a better fit, style variety, cool details, and sustainable and ethical design and production practices. Stick with these brands and there is a very good chance your favorite pair of jeans will grow in number.